Meraner Hütte
Alpine Hut
Opening 2021/22
Winter: Beginning of December until Easter
Summer: Beginning of May until All Saints' Day
Meraner Hütte
Alpine Hut
Opening 2021/22
Winter: Beginning of December until Easter
Summer: Beginning of May until All Saints' Day

“Griaßt enk” – Welcome to the Meraner Hütte Alpine Hut

Your mountain getaway in Avelengo at 2,000 m – South Tyrol
Nestled in the heart of the Merano 2000 skiing and hiking area, directly on the ski slopes and on the European E5 long-distance hiking trail, the Meraner Hütte Alpine Hut welcomes you at 1,937 m. Exciting snowshoe hikes in winter, adventurous tours or fantastic bike rides in summer - your active holiday in Merano and surroundings will be truly memorable!

After a restful night's sleep in our traditional rooms, in the morning our hostess Anna awaits you with a friendly smile and a delicious alpine breakfast so that you can start the new day in full swing. Now you can set off on exciting adventures in the skiing and hiking area of Merano 2000!

At lunchtime and in the evening, our chef Heinz spoils our day visitors and overnight guests with tasty Tyrolean specialities and a good glass of South Tyrolean wine. End your eventful day in the mountains with a delicious homemade schnapps ("Schnapsl") on the cosy sun terrace with breathtaking views over the Sarentino Alps, the Texel Group Nature Park and the Monte San Vigilio.

Ready for a thrilling mountain adventure in Avelengo?
We can't wait to meet you!

The Bertolini family

Head in the clouds, feet on the ground

Our traditional rooms at 1,937 m in Avelengo - Merano 2000
Falling asleep and waking up at 1,937 m … what a feeling! All our traditionally furnished hut rooms offer a wonderful view of the Merano mountains, a cosy sitting area, a sink and a mirror. Shower and WC are available in a shared bathroom on the floor.
For groups & backpackers we have shared rooms or a dormitory on request.

Included services

· Daily rich breakfast buffet
· 3-course dinner menu
· Daily room cleaning
· Breathtaking view over the surrounding mountain world
· Bar and restaurant with large sun terrace
· Ski depot with boot dryer
· Deposit for mountain bikes
· Lounge with TV
· Laundry service (on request)
· Free WiFi
· 1 shower token per person and night is included. Each additional token will be charged 3.00 €.


Book now and secure your mountain getaway at the Meraner Hütte Alpine Hut!


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Useful information for your mountain holiday in South Tyrol

A deposit of 30% of the total amount is required for each booking and can be paid by bank transfer at the time of booking. In case of cancellation, the deposit will be retained.

Mmm … that smells good!

Homemade mountain delicacies at the Meraner Hütte Alpine Hut – South Tyrol
What better way to start your day right in the mountains? With a hearty and delicious mountain breakfast at the Meraner Hütte Alpine Hut in Avelengo. Every morning our breakfast buffet awaits you fresh, first-class South Tyrolean delicacies: local bread, freshly baked cakes, homemade jams, tasty cakes, creamy yoghurt, crispy mueslis, mountain eggs from our own chickens, cold cut and alpine cheese varieties from South Tyrol - accompanied by a good cup of Italian coffee or a South Tyrolean herbal tea!

As we all know, fresh mountain air makes hungry! That's why at lunchtime Heinz, our host and chef de cuisine, tempts our guests with savoury, traditional South Tyrolean mountain specialities. Let yourself be spoiled by delights such as goulash with South Tyrolean speck dumplings, maccheroni pasta alla pastora (a typical meat pasta dish), Kaiserschmarrn (the South Tyrolean sweet pancake par excellence) and much more!

After a challenging hiking tour in the surrounding mountains, in the evening you can recharge your batteries with a varied 3-course menu based on local specialities. Enjoy a warm starter, a delicious main course and a yummy dessert or freshly baked cake – to top it all off, why not treat yourself to a fine homemade schnapps ("Schnapsl") with Heinz?
To guarantee our overnight guests a unique culinary experience and to bring the flavours of nature on the table, chef Heinz uses only fresh quality products from our region.

For our guests with allergies and intolerances we offer a selection of alternative dishes as well as vegetarian and vegan dishes.

Endless winter fun in Avelengo near Merano

Your winter adventure in the Merano 2000 ski area in South Tyrol
Our mountain hut is nestled in the magnificent winter landscape of the Merano 2000 ski area, the ideal starting point for various activities in the snowy fairytale landscape. Pleasant winter walks amidst the unspoilt nature of the Monzoccolo, a great ski tour, an extensive snowboarding tour on the perfectly groomed slopes or a breathtaking toboggan run – breathe in the fresh mountain air and the freedom that the landscapes of Merano & surroundings have to offer.

Summer is calling – and the mountains too!

Your summer holiday in the hiking area Merano 2000 – South Tyrol
If you are one of those hikers who loves green mountain meadows, lush forests and blossoming alpine roses, then our alpine hut is just the right place for you! From here passionate hikers, mountain bikers and nature lovers can set off on exciting tours in the fresh air. Are you looking forward to a hike to the Mittager (2,400 m), to the Lake San Pancrazio (2,120 m) or to the peaks of the Monte Ivigna (2,581 m)? Or would you rather set out to discover the Rocky Men (2,000 m), a magical place in the Sarentino Alps? Merano and environs will leave you speechless!
Climbing enthusiasts can enjoy the new and well-secured "Heini Holzer" via ferrata, which leads up to the "Kleiner Ifinger" mountain peak - don’t miss the breathtaking view over the spa town of Merano and the Texel Group Nature Park. Furthermore, our mountain hut is located directly on the well-known European long-distance hiking trail E5, that leads from the Atlantic coast to the Adriatic sea. Also the Hufeisen (Horseshoe) Tour, an impressive seven-stage route through the Sarentino Alps, passes directly along our hut.
Summer in Merano 2000 is full of adrenaline! A thrilling ride on the summer toboggan run "Alpin Bob" at the Piffing mountain station offers an unforgettable and speedy experience for children and adventure seekers!



How to reach us in South Tyrol at the Meraner Hütte / Merano Alpine hut in Avelengo

Since the Meraner Hütte Alpine hut is not accessible by car, we’ll pick up your luggage at the Avelengo/Falzeben parking area (near the gondola Falzeben). From the car park, a pleasant walk through blossoming or snow-covered nature (depending on the season) will take you to our mountain hut in Avelengo.

In winter: From Merano, reach the Falzeben parking area (Merano 2000) in Avelengo. Those arriving on skis, can reach us directly via the Mittager ski slope (no.8). If you are coming on foot, you can take the Falzeben cable car to Piffing and walk along path no. 17 for about 3 km to the Meraner Hütte Alpine hut.
Walking time: approx. 1 hour.

In summer: From Merano, reach the Falzeben parking area (Merano 2000) in Avelengo. From the car park, the Falzeben cable car will take you to Piffing. Hike on the 3-km-long and plain hiking trail no. 17 to the Meraner Hütte Alpine hut.
Walking time: approx.1 hour.

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